It Never Rains In Southern California

Words & Music:

Albert Louis Hammond


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Got onboard a westbound 747; didn't think before decidin' what to do.

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All that talk of opportunity, T.V breaks and movies

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Ring true, sure rang true.



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Seems it never rains in southern California.

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Seems I've often heard that kind of talk before.

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It never rains in California; but, girl, don't they warn ya

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That it pours.  Man, it pours.



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I'm outta work, I'm outta my head.  Outta self-respect, I'm outta bread.

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I'm underloved and underfed.  I wanna go home.




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Will you tell the folks back home, I nearly made it?

Had offers, but don't know which one to take.

Please don't tell 'em how you found me, don't tell 'em how you found me.

Gimme a break, give me a break




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